avast! Free Antivirus has received a brand new update this morning, so all users who are running this particular software solution to protect their computers should get the fresh build as soon as possible.
avast! Free Antivirus 9.0.2013 comprises performance and stability fixes in the Stream filter (such as blocking of Ajax calls), as well as several firewall improvements (for avast! Internet Security), as the application previously blocked some legitimate apps such as Google Earth.
All these updates have actually been part of version 9.0.2012 Beta that was launched in mid-January, so the stable build of the anti-virus actually comes to provide overall improved performance.
Of course, the anti-virus continues to provide support for all Windows builds on the market, so go ahead and download avast! Free Antivirus 9.0.2013 right now to make sure that no bugs exist and your computer is fully secure.